Rep. Maxine Waters of California stated what wanted to be stated and did what wanted to be accomplished at President Donald Trump’s impeachment listening to.
Hey everybody, I will probably be talking on the House Floor at present at approx 5:20pm ET about #impeachment.
Unfortunately, House guidelines stop me from saying every little thing I’d wish to say, however I’ll share my full message about all the the explanation why 45 needs to be impeached this night.
— Maxine Waters (@RepMaxineWaters) December 18, 2019
Speaking earlier than the House of Representatives Wednesday (Dec. 18), Auntie Maxine let the Cheeto-in-Chief have it whereas explaining why she’s 100% for him being impeached.
“When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time,” Waters stated, quoting the late nice Maya Angelou.
She continued: “This day was not inevitable, but it was predictable, because this president has shown himself time and time again to believe that he is above the law. He has no respect for our Constitution or our democracy.”
Dressed in a brilliant yellow blazer, Waters additionally publicly denounced Trump’s alleged excessive crimes, saying it’s “shameful” that her Republican colleagues are “willing to turn a blind eye to hard facts.”
“Yes, I called for Trump’s impeachment early,” Waters continued. “This is our country. Our foremothers and forefathers shed their blood to build and defend this democracy. I refuse to have it undermined.”
Following the conclusion of her 3-minute speech, Auntie Maxine was met with a well-deserved spherical of applause from the House flooring.